Roger McShane

Roger McShane writes for the Economist online.

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May 31 2009 6:21 AMUncle Sam wants you … to break into enemy computers.
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April 26 2009 6:21 AMThe papers take an adjective-filled look at torture.
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Feb. 22 2009 6:03 AMThe president plans to halve the deficit.
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Jan. 25 2009 6:02 AMBarack Obama lays out the specifics of his stimulus plan.
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Oct. 5 2008 7:57 AMShifts in the electoral map favor Barack Obama.
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March 16 2008 6:08 AMUnable to make a decision, superdelegates pray for a miracle.
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Sept. 30 2007 6:02 AMA look at the signature weapon of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars.
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Sept. 16 2007 7:19 AMThe papers take a closer look at Norman Hsu.
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July 21 2007 6:07 AMThe president sets new rules for CIA interrogations.
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June 10 2007 5:55 AMThe military envisions a long stay in Iraq.
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April 8 2007 6:00 AMThe White House knew all about Bernard Kerik.
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Nov. 26 2006 6:03 AMMoney ain't no thing for Iraq's insurgents.
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Oct. 1 2006 6:09 AMHouse Republican leaders react to the Foley e-mails.
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July 30 2006 6:09 AMThe NYT cuts Lieberman loose.
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June 4 2006 6:08 AMCanada finds itself in the terrorists' crosshairs.
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May 24 2009 6:14 AMThe United States is increasingly relying on foreign governments in the war on terror.
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March 15 2009 6:10 AMBailed-out AIG plans to pay out millions in bonuses.
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Feb. 1 2009 6:03 AMPeaceful elections in Iraq could mark a turning point.
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Dec. 21 2008 6:13 AMThe president-elect bulks up his economic-recovery plan.
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June 28 2008 5:58 AMZimbabwe's sham presidential election.
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Oct. 28 2007 5:59 AMBarack Obama tells the NYT he's going after Hillary.
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Sept. 17 2007 6:07 AMA look at the next attorney general.
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Aug. 5 2007 5:56 AMDemocrats give in to Bush's surveillance demands
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June 24 2007 6:04 AMA look inside Dick Cheney's secretive world
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April 29 2007 6:03 AMSuccesses in Iraq are short-lived.
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Feb. 11 2007 6:06 AMRussia's president takes direct aim at U.S. foreign policy.
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Oct. 22 2006 6:14 AMWill the administration set deadlines for progress in Iraq?
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Sept. 17 2006 6:23 AMThe pope sends his regrets to Muslim leaders.
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July 9 2006 6:01 AMMexico's runner-up takes to the streets.
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April 16 2006 7:35 AMThe government readies itself for a flu outbreak.



Medical Examiner

The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola 

The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.

I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.

Scotland Is Just the Beginning. Expect More Political Earthquakes in Europe.

Students Aren’t Going to College Football Games as Much Anymore

And schools are getting worried.

Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War

The XX Factor

Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough

So they added a little self-immolation.


Blacks Don’t Have a Corporal Punishment Problem

Americans do. But when blacks exhibit the same behaviors as others, it becomes part of a greater black pathology. 

Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy

How Worried Should Poland, the Baltic States, and Georgia Be About a Russian Invasion?

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